If the preseason can now be regarded as a long-ago mirage and Tuesday’s regular-season opening loss in Miami is seen as a disaster, then for Derrick Rose, Thursday’s Bulls’ home opener was s
Derrick Rose clearly has some rust to work off, but he doesn't need any more time getting back to his old flair for the dramatic.
In the end, all that mattered was the final result.
Since this isn’t last season, when Bulls head coach Tom Thibodeau was the unofficial spokesman for Derrick Rose’s injury updates, the point guard can speak for himself now.
DEERFIELD — On the one hand, after posting a 4-0 regular-season record against the Knicks last season without the services of former league MVP Derrick Rose, the Bulls have every right to feel con